News about 'Phoenix rescue capsule'

Oct 14, 2010

Trapped Chilean Miners Rescue Mission Accomplished: Luis Urza last miner rescued

Trapped Chilean Miners Rescue Mission Accomplished: Luis Urza last miner rescued
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The trapped Chilean miners rescue is now a mission accomplished, as the last miner Luis Urza was finally rescued, less than 24 hours since the first miner Florencio Avalos was rescued. According to live updates from international news, Luis Urza has been successful in his travel to the ground riding the Phoenix capsule, just like […]


Oct 13, 2010

Trapped Chilean Miners: First miner Florencio Avalos has been rescued

Trapped Chilean Miners: First miner Florencio Avalos has been rescued
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Finally, the first miner among the 33 trapped Chilean miners has been rescued, and his name is Florencio Avalos, as international news reports live from Chile. Ávalos, 31, has been brought up to the surface shortly after midnight in Chile, as the customized Phoenix capsule was his ‘vehicle’ to safety. Right after Avalos went out […]


Oct 13, 2010

Trapped Chilean Miners: First miner may be rescued by Phoenix within the next hours

Trapped Chilean Miners: First miner may be rescued by Phoenix within the next hours
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The first miner among the 33 trapped Chilean miners may be rescued by Phoenix within the next hours, Chile‘s Mining Minister Laurence Golborne announced on different international news sites, which are right now covering it live. The Phoenix, which was reportedly a customized capsule, an exclusively designed through a joint collaboration by NASA engineers and […]